Faculty and Staff Postings

Computer Science Tenure Track Faculty Position Teaching Stream

The University of British Columbia invites applications for a tenure-track faculty teaching position at the rank of Instructor in the Department of Computer Science on the Vancouver Campus. A PhD or equivalent in Computer Science, Computer Science Education, or a related area is expected. The anticipated start date for this position is July 1, 2018. The website will remain open for submissions through the end of the day on January 5, 2018.

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Computer Science: Tenure-Stream Faculty Positions

The Department of Computer Science at the University of British Columbia (Vancouver) invites applications for up to three positions at the rank of Assistant Professor. Applicants in all areas of Computer Science are invited to apply. UBC Computer Science ranks among the top departments in North America, with a strong record of excellence in research and in graduate and undergraduate teaching. The anticipated start date is July 1, 2018, and is subject to budgetary approval. A PhD in Computer Science or a related area is required. Applicants must demonstrate evidence of research success and a high potential to be leaders in their research field. Full consideration will be given to submissions received by December 17, 2017. 

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Assistant Professor in Condensed Matter Physics

The Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver invites applications from outstanding candidates for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the field of Experimental Condensed Matter Physics. The successful candidate will join UBC's Stewart Blusson Quantum Matter Institute and create an independent research program, which complements the existing strengths of the department. The Quantum Matter Institute of UBC has strong experimental and theoretical groups working on diverse materials, details of which can be found on the Institute website. Candidates must have a PhD or equivalent, an outstanding research record, are expected to teach effectively at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and to supervise graduate students. The deadline for receipt of applications is Nov. 30, 2017. 

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Assistant Professor in Sedimentology

The Department of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences (EOAS) at the University of British Columbia invites outstanding applicants for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position in Sedimentology at the level of Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will integrate fieldwork with state of the art analytical and/or numerical methods to investigate sedimentological processes that have shaped Earth through time. S/he is expected to develop a strong, externally funded and internationally recognized research program, successfully supervise graduate students, effectively teach undergraduate and graduate courses, and actively participate in departmental activities. Review of applications will start November 14, 2017 and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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Assistant Professor in Biostatistics

The Department of Statistics at the University of British Columbia and BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute invite applications from outstanding investigators for a full-time academic position at the rank of Assistant Professor, grant tenure-track, with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2018 or January 1, 2019. Candidates must have a PhD in Statistics, Biostatistics, or a related field. Candidates must also demonstrate excellence or potential for excellence in both teaching and research and should have a strong record of research productivity commensurate with their experience. The successful candidate will be expected to develop an independent research program, to engage in developing and applying statistical methods to biomedical data arising from clinical trials, data-intense biological technologies (e.g., medical imaging, metabolomics, proteomics, genomics), and qualitative surveys, and to catalyze synergies between investigators within the Department of Statistics and across the BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute. As a faculty member, the successful candidate will also be expected to participate effectively in the undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate teaching activities as well as make academic service contributions. Applicants should send a detailed curriculum vitae, a statement of vision for their research program, and a statement of teaching and training philosophy by November 15, 2017.

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Staff Postings

UBC Science uses an online recruiting and application process for staff positions. Visit the UBC HR website to view the current list of postings. Internal applicants should apply through Self Service.

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